Late Night Shopping


Late night shopping

The following shops in Market Harborough town centre will be open till 8pm on Thursday 10th December and Thursday 17th December The event has been organised by the ‘Harbs Collective’ group of local retailers. You can view their Facebook page

75th VE Day & Red Arrows Fly Past

This morning the Red Arrows are due to fly over Market Harborough just after 10.22am
We take time to reflect and remember those lives lost and suffering caused by WWII, with 2 minutes of silence at 11:00


Carnival Parade cancelled for 8th June 2019

Foxton Illuminated Boat Fest 17 Dec 2016

Come along for an afternoon of festive fun at the first ever Foxton illuminated boat fest.

Market Harbough Christmas Fair 2016

AKA Late Night Shopping, the Market Harborough Christmas Fayre will return in 2016

Lubenham Scarecrow Festival 10 – 11 Sept 2016

A great family day out… entertainment, rides, great food, refreshments, music stalls, oh and a village full of Scarecrows – not to be missed !

The Victory Show 2nd – Cosby – 4th Sept

Aircraft, Vehicles, Airmen to Infantry. The 2016 Victory Show will run for 3 days from Friday 2nd to Sunday 4th September. From Airmen to Infantry, the Victory Show opens a window in time to the fabulous 1940’s.

Leicestershire County Show Sat 27th Aug

There are many activities going on through the day as well as food and trade stands

Market Harborough Summer Fayre Sun 14th Aug

The Summer Fayre is a traditional event for all the family with music, stalls, games and food

Blaston Show Sunday 26th June 2016

At the Blaston and District Agricultural Show you’ll see;
Show Jumping, Showing, Cattle, Dog Show, Classic and Vintage Car Run and much more.

Foxton Locks Festival 18/19 June 2016

Family Day Out with something for everyone with crafts, music and family entertainment on the weekend 18/19 June 2016.

Arts Fresco Market Harborough 18th Sept 2016

SEPT. 18th 2016
Often described as a ‘mini Fringe festival’, Market Harborough’s Arts Fresco is a free street theatre festival, that for one day every September, transforms the town centre into the biggest street arts festival in the Midlands.

Market Harborough Fake Festival – 13 Aug 2016

Market Harborough… are you ready for us?! We’re really stoked to be bringing Leicestershire an awesome day of live music – 3 top fake bands; Queen, Oasis and Coldplay – 5 local supports. Come down, support live music and party with us late into the evening!

Shambala Festival Kelmarsh 25-28 August 2016

Shambala takes place across four days on the August Bank Holiday Weekend at a stunning secret location in the Northamptonshire countryside. The variety and quality of entertainment on offer is staggering for a festival of its size. With over 200 diverse musical acts across 12 live stages, world-class cabaret, an amazing array of workshops, stand-up comedy, inspirational talks and debates, jaw dropping circus and acrobatics, interactive theatre and nationally acclaimed poetry all housed in beautifully decorated venues.

Market Harborough Christmass Fayre

The Market Harborough Christmas Fayre

Lubenham Scarecrow Festival

Every September, the Scarecrows takeover Lubenham village. Imaginative and often witty or Hilarious, the scarecrows are a round up of the year’s events.

Market Harborough Food & Drink Festival

Prepare your testbeds for the Market Harborough Food Festival !

Market Harborough’s Arts Fresco

Market Harborough’s Arts Fresco is a free street theatre festival, for one day in September the town centre is transformed into the a street arts festival.

Harborough by the Sea

31 July to 5 August Market Harborough becomes a traditional seaside holiday hotspot with sandpits, deck chairs, fun activities, stalls and entertainment.


From 17 – 19 July, escape to a gorgeous countryside farm for a weekend of stupendously good live music and utter euphoria.